I= ASSESSMENT OF PHYSIOLOGICAL & BIOCHEMICAL ASPECTS OF PRE-SOWING SEED TREATMENTS IN TRANSPLANTED AND DIRECT SEEDED RICE
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Title of Thesis
ASSESSMENT OF PHYSIOLOGICAL & BIOCHEMICAL ASPECTS OF PRE-SOWING SEED TREATMENTS IN TRANSPLANTED AND DIRECT SEEDED RICE

Author(s)
Muhammad Farooq
Institute/University/Department Details
Department of Agronomy/ University of Agriculture
Session
2005
Subject
Agronomy
Number of Pages
286
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
pre-sowing seed treatments, transplanted rice, direct seeded rice, seed vigor, seed moisture, seed priming

Abstract
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S. No. Chapter Title of the Chapters Page Size (KB)
1 0 Contents
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2 I Introduction 1
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3 2 Review of literature 6
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  2.1 Seed vigor enhancement 6
  2.2 Physiological and biochemical aspect of seed vigor enhancement 39
  2.3 Seed vigor enhancement in rice 44
  2.4 Future thrusts 50
4 3 Materials and methods 51
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  3.1 Experimental site 51
  3.2 Experimental material 51
  3.3 Seed moisture contents 51
  3.4 Study-1 Optimization of pre-sowing seed treatments for vigor enhancement 52
  3.5 Study-2: Physiological evaluation of pre-sowing seed treatment in rice 60
  3.6 Study-3 Rice nursery improvement by seed priming techniques 62
  3.7 Study-4: Performance of improved nursery seedlings in transplanted coarse and find rice 64
  3.8 Sutdy-5: Enhancing the performance of direct seeded rice by seed priming 66
  3.9 Study-6 Biochemical evaluation of seed vigor enhancement techniques in coarse and fine rice 72
  3.10 Weather data 78
  3.11 Statistical analysis 80
5 4 Results and discussion 81
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  4.1 Study-1Optimization of pre-sowing seed treatment for vigor enhancement 81
  4.2 Study-2 Physiological evaluation of seed priming treatment in rice 145
  4.3 Study-3 Rice nursery improvement by seed priming 185
  4.4 Study-4 Performance of improved nursery seedlings in transplanted coarse and fine rice 172
  4.5 Study-5 Enhancing the performance of direct seeded rice by seed priming 205
  4.6 Study-6 Biochemical evaluation of seed vigor enhancement techniques in coarse and fine rice 246
  4.7 Generaldiscussion 252
6 5 Summary 257
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  5.1 Recommendations 263
  5.2 Future thrusts 263
7 6 Literature cited 264
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